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JUSTICE

(EXCLUSIVE): How 17 Yahoo Boys were sentenced within one day in four cities

The weight of the law has finally descended on 17 internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys as they were on Monday handed various jail terms in four cities in the country by judges after they were found guilty of engaging in internet-related frauds. While eight of the internet fraudsters were handed various terms in Benin City, the Edo State capital, seven who were arrested in both Abeokuta, Ogun State and Ibadan, Oyo State, were sentenced by two courts.

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(EXCLUSIVE): How 17 Yahoo Boys were sentenced within one day in four cities

POLITICS

3 Key Political Appointments That May Be Used To Compensate Adams Oshiomhole in 2023

Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole needs no introduction in Nigeria. He is a politician and the former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC. He had previously served as the president of Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC from 1999 to 2007. He was the executive Governor of Edo State, Nigeria from 2008 to 2006.

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3 Key Political Appointments That May Be Used To Compensate Adams Oshiomhole in 2023

SOCIETY

Nursing mother arrested for hiding Indian hemp inside food she took to her relation in NDLEA custody

A nursing mother made an audacious move by concealing some substances suspected to be Indian hemp inside prepared cassava flour popularly known as Akpu which she took to her relation who was in the custody of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Edo State, the agency announced on Sunday, October 24.

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Nursing mother arrested for hiding Indian hemp inside food she took to her relation in NDLEA custody

POLITICS

Two Southern States That APC May Not Secure In 2023

The All Progressive Congress (APC) may find two states difficult to secure in the year 2023 presidential election. The leaders of the ruling party are planning to retain power for the third time in a row to continue the party's winning streak. The chance that the All Progressive Congress (APC) may win the upcoming presidential election is higher than other political parties because the party is popular in the country in terms of political strength.

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Two Southern States That APC May Not Secure In 2023

POLITICS

Five Important Personalities Who Visited Buhari At Aso Rock This Week (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari has done a lot of important things at Aso Villa in Abuja between Monday, October 11 and Friday, October 15, 2021. The president participated in the Mid Term Ministerial Retreat and also presided over different meetings at the Villa. Buhari also received five important personalities at the statehouse during his period.

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Five Important Personalities Who Visited Buhari At Aso Rock This Week (Photos)

EDUCATION

Federal Polytechnics Whose Rectors Are Professors

The minimum requirement for becoming a rector in a Nigerian polytechnic is possession of Master degree or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) provided the individual has attained the status of a Chief Lecturer. For this reason, the rectors (who are the Chief Executive Officers, CEO) of most polytechnics in Nigeria are either Master Degree or PhD holders.

  11 months ago ago
Federal Polytechnics Whose Rectors Are Professors

POLITICS

Edo Politics: Looking Back at the Obaseki's Critical Days in APC and the Current State of Edo PDP

Governor Godwin Obaseki is a successful politician who has been elected, twice, to over see the affair of one of the most interesting states in Nigeria, Edo State. Photo: Godwin Obaseki, culled from the Nation However, the political crises that denied the second term reelection plan of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State under the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) and the political conflict that is, currently, hitting his new political party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), may raise questions about how much the number one citizen of Edo State can manage political crises?

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Edo Politics: Looking Back at the Obaseki's Critical Days in APC and the Current State of Edo PDP

ENTERTAINMENT

Checkout Lovely Photos Of BB Naija Star, Liquorose

Ex Big Brother Naija season 6 house mate Roseline Omokhoa Afije professionally known as Liquorose from is a Nigerian content creator,actor,TV reality star, model and a professional dancer who is a member of GGB dance group,she is currently 26 years old from Edo State Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
Checkout Lovely Photos Of BB Naija Star, Liquorose

POLITICS

Is The Recent Appointment of 5 Female Commissioners Out of 11 In Edo State A Welcome Development?

It is no loners news after 11 months as a second-term Governor, Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has appointed 11 commissioners to manage various ministries in the state. The recent appointment has generated a lot of reactions from many Nigerians not because it took the Governor 11 months to appoint them but because out of the 11 commissioners appointed, 5 of them are females.

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Is The Recent Appointment of 5 Female Commissioners Out of 11 In Edo State A Welcome Development?

POLITICS

Could Obaseki be Sincere to Say He Will Never Decamp to APC?

The governor of Edo State Governor Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki was elected for a second term in office as Edo State governor last year. Before the election, the All Progressive Congress, APC denied the governor ticket to contest as its flag bearer. Consequently, the governor decamped to the People's Democratic Party, PDP, and won the election.

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Could Obaseki be Sincere to Say He Will Never Decamp to APC?

ENTERTAINMENT

P-square, Simi and other Nigeria secular musicians who started singing from the Church Choir

The Nigeria music industry is filled with many talented singers. Some of the top Nigerian musicians actually started singing from the church choir. In this article I will be showing you 6 Nigeria musicians that started singing from Church Choir. 1. Simi Simi is very popular for her unique type of voice.

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P-square, Simi and other Nigeria secular musicians who started singing from the Church Choir

SOCIETY

Lessons To Learn As A Security Guard Was Arrested For Working With Kidnappers

A Man identified as Best Abarawe was arrested by the police for conspiring with other kidnappers, to kidnap the employees and employers in the firm where he works as a security guard. This incident took place in Benin city, Edo State, Nigeria. Best was arrested with 2 other kidnappers, the others can be identified as Akpadulaha Yamoh and Jacob Goto.

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Lessons To Learn As A Security Guard Was Arrested For Working With Kidnappers

POLITICS

Why New Edo APC Chairman Said Obaseki's Govt is A Scam

The tussle for the 2024 governorship election in Edo State has already begun as the two main political parties in the state prepare for it. Photo credit: Vanguard While the ruling party in the State, the Peoples Democratic Party prepares to maintain its dominance in Edo State, the All Progressives Congress is also preparing to take over the state in the next governorship election.

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Why New Edo APC Chairman Said Obaseki's Govt is A Scam

ECONOMY-FINANCE

OPINION: Why FG Should Provide Funds For Edo To Set Up Ranches After Obaseki Made The Proposal

The issue of open grazing has surfaced again, as the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has asked the federal government to provide funds for those in private business to set up ranches in the state, a demand he made during his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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OPINION: Why FG Should Provide Funds For Edo To Set Up Ranches After Obaseki Made The Proposal

SOCIETY

Edo Security Management Agency Releases Progress Update

Edo Security Network: Progress Update for Week 7-15th October 2021 Edo State’s Security Management Agency (SIMA) has provided an update for the week ending October 15, 2021. According to the Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, security agencies have been able to dislodge kidnappers on the Benin-Ekpoma highway, as there has been a significant drop in the activities of criminals on that axis.

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Edo Security Management Agency Releases Progress Update

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Idahosa Calls For Solution To PDP Crisis, NAF Aircraft Strikes 20 Boats

Edo PDP Crisis: Idahosa calls for ceasefire PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Trust Nigeria A Democratic Party (PDP), in Edo State, Charles Idahosa, has called for a ceasefire over party members’ calls for suspension of leaders of the party in the state. Idahosa called on the National Working Committee of the party to intervene in the lingering crisis, which he said is affecting the fortunes of the state.

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Today's Headlines: Idahosa Calls For Solution To PDP Crisis, NAF Aircraft Strikes 20 Boats

SOCIETY

The Rapid Increase Of Attacks On Correctional Facilities By Gunmen Calls For Concern

There are concerns over increased attacks on correctional facilities in some parts of the country. According to a report on Vanguard, the Correctional facility in the Abolongo area in Oyo, Oyo State, was attacked by gunmen late Friday night and set free all the prisoners therein.

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The Rapid Increase Of Attacks On Correctional Facilities By Gunmen Calls For Concern

POLITICS

Edo APC Crisis: What APC Should Do To Save Its Saturday's Congress From Being Ruined

The Edo State section of the All Progressive Congress (APC) is reportedly set to hold a State Congress tomorrow Saturday, being October 16, with two major contenders for the state's chairmanship position, who includes: Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Edo State chapter of APC, Col. David Imuse (rtd) and Chief Francis Inegbeneke.

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Edo APC Crisis: What APC Should Do To Save Its Saturday's Congress From Being Ruined

SOCIETY

Tension as bandits attack mosque, kill 18 worshippers

No fewer than 18 people were reportedly killed in the early hours of Monday as armed bandits invaded Maza-Kuka Community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State. Sources told our correspondent that armed men, in large numbers, stormed the community on motorcycles and went straight to the mosque while the victims were observing their early morning prayers and killed 18 people.

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Tension as bandits attack mosque, kill 18 worshippers

SOCIETY

Edo Security Management Agency Releases Progress Report

Edo Security Network: Progress Update for Week 7-15th October 2021 Edo State’s Security Management Agency (SIMA) has provided an update for the week ending October 15, 2021. According to the Special Adviser to the Governor on Security, security agencies have been able to dislodge kidnappers on the Benin-Ekpoma highway, as there has been a significant drop in the activities of criminals on that axis.

  11 months ago ago
Edo Security Management Agency Releases Progress Report